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We can all use a little help with prayer sometimes. The Sisters of Providence hope to help inspire you! Whether it's the perfect Saint Mother Theodore Guerin quote or a prayer written by a Sister of Providence, let the right words bring Providence into your life. Browse the prayers below or if you're looking for something specific, use the “Topics” search in the search area.
May I see clearly …
May I see clearly with the eye of my beating heart. May I have the wisdom to listen with special care. May my heart and mind be in tune to…
“Let us adore the designs of this good Master and be resigned to His Holy Will.”
“At New York, we began to experience the care of a maternal Providence which watched over us.”
“[Your charity], it was life a gift from heaven, and is a new proof of the tender watchfulness of that divine Providence, of which we are in truth doubly the children.”
“Pray, pray very much so the good God will show you what [God] wishes you to do.”
“Every evening at the same hour when the weather was calm, I went to go on deck and bless God for all the wonders of [God's] creation. I loved to consider the care of God's Providence which extends even to the little fishes.”
“...be assured that in leaving the past to the mercy of God and the future to [God's] Providence you will derive from your offering very great peace and very great consolation.”
“[God's] care of us shows [God's] Providence.”
“As for myself, I am full of confidence; the good God will still come to our assistance, for "there is no imperfection in [God's] works."”
“We had but one dollar remaining... and we did not know where to get a cent for the want of the house. Still, how could I mistrust Divine Providence?”
“Of late I scarcely knew which way to turn for money, but Providence came to our help.”
“And rest assured, my dear daughters, if you lean with all your weight upon Providence, you will find yourselves well supported.”
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